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1. What is stormwater runoff?
2. Who regulates stormwater runoff?
3. Why all the fuss about stormwater?
4. Stormwater pollution only affects streams and creeks. Why should I care?
5. Into what water bodies does the stormwater from the McKinney storm system discharge?
6. Why is there a marker on our storm drains?
7. Where can I find McKinney’s requirements related to stormwater management?
8. Are there any charges or fees associated with the storm drain system?
9. Who clears clogged storm drains?
10. Why shouldn't yard trimmings and soil go into the storm drain? Doesn't rain wash the same kind of material into the creek anyway?
11. Why isn't stormwater treated before it goes into the creek?
12. What do I do if I see someone dumping something other than rain water down a storm drain?
13. If I make a complaint, will my name and address be kept confidential?
14. There is mud on the street in my neighborhood. What can the city do about it?
15. There is erosion and poor drainage in the creek near my house. What can the city do about it?